A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 80 km NE of Cold Bay, Alaska (50 miles). The temblor was reported at 02:36:53 / 2:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -161.7347° West, latitude 55.6382° North, depth = 115.2 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 115.2 km (72 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/01/19 / 2019-01-06 11:36:53 / January 6, 2019 @ 11:36 am. Id of earthquake: ak019a3zoit. Event ids that are associated: ak019a3zoit.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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